differences in the accounts

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  • differences in the accounts
    • Matthew writes from Joseph's viewpoint.
    • Luke writes from Mary's viewpoint
    • Matthew records Joseph and Mary's marriage, the appearance of the star, the visit of the wise men, the slaughter of the infants and the flight to Egypt
    • Matthew has extensive quotations from the old testament
    • Luke does not use any quotations
    • Luke mentions that Jesus was born 'in a Manger'
    • Matthew mentions that Jesus was born 'in a house'
    • Luke records Mary's visit to Elizabeth, the birth of John the baptist, the visit of the shepherds, the presentation of Christ in the Temple, and the 3 hymns


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